Field Service Engineer- Controls & Electrical

Open Position

Location: Houston, TX or Shreveport, LA
Reports To: Field Service Manager

Scope Of Position

• Provide controls and electrical support during start-up/commissioning and field service events for Vericor’s oil and gas, industrial, and marine engines and systems.
• Internal and External customer focal point for all field related electrical/controls problems. Solicit direct customer feedback on Vericor’s controls and line replaceable units. Provide feedback to support ongoing improvement with our customer relations.
• Project management responsibilities for customer specific projects. Includes initial feasibility studies, contract definition, commissioning activities, schedule fidelity, subcontractor management, and customer interface.
    • Provide on-site and remote controls and electrical support during commissioning and field service events for Vericor’s oil and gas, industrial, and marine engines and systems.
    • Troubleshoot electrical and control system issues in the field, determine immediate root cause and corrective Drive long term resolution of issues.
    • Provide support to Vericor Controls Engineering in the in-house testing of new control system designs and evaluation of improvements related to control system fixes for customer issues.
    • Promote the expansion and growth of Vericor’s remote performance monitoring system, providing feedback gleaned from the system to drive continuous improvement in Vericor’s
    • Provide technical guidance and input during development of Vericor’s new projects/programs. Sign-off and take accountability for electrical and controls portions of these projects and
    • Provide prompt technical support for controls and line replaceable unit related Includes  development and implementing technical solutions to ensure solutions are brought to the field and production in a cost-effective manner while meeting customer expectations.
    • Provide input to Vericor’s technology roadmap and strategic business
    • Develop, approve, and implement methods to achieve cost and schedule reductions, performance and quality
    • Document both in-person and remote support of controls and electrical issues encountered, troubleshooting activities, recommendations, and
    • Demonstrated expertise and hands-on experience in commissioning and troubleshooting controls systems in the
    • Hands on experience with Programmable Logic Controllers such as Allen-Bradley ControlLogix, Wago Fieldbus or similar industrial controllers.
    • Demonstrated experience with programming, field application modifications and data collection through Rockwell Studio 5000, CoDeSys or similar PLC development
    • Experience with installation and maintenance of embedded control systems, such as ECUs and
    • Ability to create and customize application specific HMI screens on various platforms (Wonderware, Beijer, ).
    • Proficiency with programming in high level programming languages (C, IEC-61131-3 Structured Text, Java script, etc.) desired, but not essential.
    • Familiarity with generator control systems and associated engine speed governor
    • Ability to work effectively in high pressure, time & cost sensitive situations, oftentimes under direct customer
    • Deals effectively in a dynamic environment, maintaining focus and continuity with customers, subcontractors and senior
    • Ability to resolve and implement solutions to complex technical
    • Results oriented and works well in team
    • Strong customer relations Ability to develop new and enhance existing customer relationships.
    • Delivers on commitments, both internal and
    • Familiar with gas turbine technology and marine/industrial/Oil & Gas
    • Demonstrated project management experience desired with both commercial and government
    • Experience with project planning software, such as MS Project, Excel or similar
    • Able to conduct efficient Enthusiastic and excellent people skills.
    • Demonstrated self-starter with ability to handle and complete multiple tasks simultaneously and reliably  in a fast-paced environment.
    • Ability to effectively interface across manufacturing, engineering, supply chain and finance functions; a team builder.
    • Effective communication skills both verbally and in written format, clear, concise technical summaries to internal management and external customers. Ability to listen to the customer and translate their concerns into internal corrective
    • Innovative and demonstrates out-of-the box
    • Willingness to learn gas turbine assembly/disassembly particulars and assist Vericor Mechanical Field Service Engineers in performing related tasks in the
    • Ability to travel domestically and internationally 50% of the time in support of Vericor fielded
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or related discipline (OR Associate’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or related discipline with a minimum of 5 years of controls engineering experience).
    • 5 years of hands-on experience with industrial/marine gas turbines, and control
    • US Citizen or permanent resident status
    • Experience with Oil & Gas, Industrial and Marine regulations and meeting product certification
    • Demonstrated product and subcontract management

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